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VOICES from the intelligent future

VOICES From The Intelligent Future Podcast

The Tepper School of Business podcast, VOICES, transports listeners to The Intelligent Future.

Alumni share their experiences from their time at the Tepper School and beyond — discussing how the school’s data-informed, emotionally intelligent approach to business has helped them to co-create the future of the landscape with their successful business ventures.

Episode 3: The 'Math'gic of Building Young People's Confidence

VOICES Podcast · E4: Brittany Rhodes - "The 'Math'gic of Building Young People's Confidence"

Alumna and founder of Black Girl Mathgic Brittany Rhodes discusses her love for math and how the Tepper School of Business equipped her with the tools she needed to create a subscription service to help young people(and their parents) build confidence in their math skills.

Episode 3: Weaving Together Passion and Profession

VOICES Podcast · S1E3: Malcolm Johnson - "Weaving Together Passion and Profession"

Tepper School alumnus and former Pittsburgh Steeler, Malcolm Johnson, discusses how to weave together your passions and your professional existence as he did in creating his own real estate investment company, Langdon Park Capital.

Episode 2: The Responsibility of a Leader

VOICES Podcast · S1E2: Mara McFadden - "The Responsibility of a Leader"

Alumna Mara McFadden, CEO of Endolumik, discusses leadership and some of the innovative new products that she has developed with the help of her Tepper School experience and education.

Episode 1: A Woman in Whiskey

VOICES Podcast · S1E1: Meredith Meyer Grelli - "A Woman in Whiskey"

This episode’s voice is Meredith Meyer Grelli, Co-Owner and Co-Founder of Wigle Whiskey Distillery and Threadbare Cider & Mead. Grelli forged a way for women in the whiskey industry by starting her own beverage companies. She discusses how her time as a Tepper MBA student helped her to co-create The Intelligent Future.

Meet Our Host

Matthew Stewart is an Academic Program Manager, as well as the Operations Manager, in the Tepper School's Accelerate Leadership Center.

As part of his role in Accelerate, Matthew facilitates the community reading project, Tepper Reads, which aims to foster empathy, critical thinking, self-awareness, and community in the Tepper School student body through reading a novel together.

Matthew has worked in higher education for over a decade and holds a Bachelor of Science in Creative Writing from SUNY Brockport, and a Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing from The New School, where he specialized in Creative Nonfiction.

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